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Charles Braive

Charles Braive


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Director (feature film)

Happy Birthday to Me (1980) as 2nd Unit Director (2nd Unit)

Producer (feature film)

Hemingway: A Portrait (1999) as Supervising Producer (Spain)
The life story of Ernest Hemingway is illustrated through visits to sites around the world made famous by his writings.

Assistant Direction (feature film)

Detroit Rock City (1999) as 1st Assistant Director (2nd Unit)
A coming-of-age story that rocks four worlds: a story of four midwestern High Schoolers on an unstoppable quest to snag a quartet of KISS concert tickets. Over the course of one magical night, each undergoes a harrowing and hilarious experience as their insatiable desire to see their favorite band is pitted against authoritarian nightmares, parental hypocrisy, trials of conscience and the persistent influence of disco. What begins as the passionate pursuit of a rock ''n'' roll fantasy turns into a series of hair-pin turns and comic misadventures with one over-riding goal: the liberty to pursue their own dreams.
Possession of Michael D., The (1995)
A man is possessed by an evil force and struggles to have it purged from his body before it kills him and his loved ones. Inspired by true events.
Cold Sweat (1993) as 1st Assistant Director
A former political soldier turned professional hitman reluctantly takes a contract for one last hit, but what seemed like a "clean and easy" job turns into a deadly web of deceit.
Angela (1984) as Assistant Director
Death Ship (1980) as Assistant Director
Happy Birthday to Me (1980) as Assistant Director
Agency (1980) as Assistant Director
An advertising agency utilizes subliminal suggestion to influence voting patterns.
City on Fire (1979) as Assistant Director
William Dudley is a corrupt mayor who has allowed a chemical works to be built right in the centre of town. When an employee at the works has been denied an expected promotion and, in addition, finds himself fired shortly thereafter, he decides to take his revenge by opening the valves to the storage vats and their interconnecting pipes. It doesn't take long for this act of petty vandalism to start a fire that soon engulfs an entire metropolis! The drama focuses on a newly built hospital which, like all civic buildings that went up during the mayor's crooked administration, is shoddily built and poorly equipped.
In Praise of Older Women (1979) as Assistant Director
Quintet (1979) as 2nd Assistant Director
A nuclear holocaust has caused another ice age on Earth. A man named Essex and his pregnant wife are combing this desolate world looking his brother Francha and finally find him in a frozen city populated by survivors who spend their time playing a game called quintet. The mysterious game is similar
The Little Girl Who Lives Down The Lane (1977) as Assistant Director
A thirteen-year-old girl turns to murder after her father dies.
Apprenticeship Of Duddy Kravitz, The (1974) as Assistant Director
The younger son of a working-class Jewish family in Montreal, Duddy Kravitz yearns to make a name for himself in society. This film chronicles his short and dubious rise to power, as well as his changing relationships with family and friends. Along the way the film explores the themes of anti-semitism and the responsibilities which come with adulthood.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Behind the Red Door (2003)
A fictionalized account based on an actual event about a young woman who comes home to work for her estranged brother, and then must take care of him during his final months in a losing battle with AIDS. Once home, she is forced to confront her family's dark secret.

Film Production - Unit (feature film)

Mr. Rock 'n' Roll: The Alan Freed Story (1999) as Unit Production Manager
Television movie about 1950s rock deejay Alan Freed and the scandals that ended his career. In 1951, Cleveland DJ Alan Freed eavesdrops on a group of black and white teenagers bopping to the sounds of rhythm and blues. Freed takes a chance and plays the controversial music at midnight. Suddenly, the

Film Production - Main (special)

Vinegar Hill (2008)
A married couple moves in with the husband's parents after he loses his job. The move forces the couple to deal with their own marital problems as well as the husband's past.
Night in Terror Tower, A (1996) as Production Manager
Prime-time special based on the children's series "Goosebumps." In this special a family vacation in London is spooked by apparations, strange echoes and a mysterious, hooded figure when they tour Terror Tower, a medieval prison and torture chamber.
Goosebumps: Haunted Mask, The (1995) as Production Manager
Primetime special based on the best-selling series of children's books by R.L. Stine, telling tales of ordinary kids who find themselves in extraordinary and scary situations. In this special, a young girl tries on a lifelike Halloween mask, and uses it to avenge herself against the humiliating teas

Film Production - Main (TV Mini-Series)

Big Spender (2003) as Production Manager

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